Updated 1/14/21


The Giles County Sheriff's Department is hiring correctional officers. The starting salary for the day shift is $30,750.00 and for the night shift $31,673. Additional pay is available for those with experience and longevity raises are also provided.
Correctional Officers work 12-hour rotating shifts, 6 a.m. until 6 p.m. or 6 p.m. until 6 a.m., and off every other weekend for a total of 182 workdays a year.
Benefits include Health, Dental, Vision, and Workers Comp insurance; 14 paid holidays, paid vacation, retirement plan, paid military leave, family medical leave, overtime opportunity, compensatory time program, and uniforms provided.
Applicants must hold a valid driver's license, high school diploma or G.E.D., social security card, birth certificate, and clear criminal history.
Applications may be downloaded from the Giles County Sheriff's Department Facebook page at facebook.com/gilessd.
Applications are available for pickup at the department located at 200 Thomas Gatlin Drive and applications may be returned by email or in person.